Science & Technology

Mega-Tsunamis Wiped Away Shoreline of a Martian Ocean


Waves sufficiently tall to swallow the Statue of Liberty washed away the shorelines of Mars' antiquated sea, as per a study distributed Thursday.
In the wake of their ruinous power, a Martian riddle was conceived. Read More


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